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David Earl Johnson, Taylor Co., KY (1942-2013)

He was a native of Texas City, TX and a resident of Campbellsville, KY, at the time of his death. He professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Taylors Chapel United Methodist Church and of the Boaz Masonic Home Lodge #850 F & AM. His marriage to Norma Jean McCarty endured over 52 years. He leaves 4 direct living descendants spanning 3 generations.
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David Earl Johnson, 71, of Campbellsville, KY, died at 2:11amET, Wednesday, October 9, 2013 in Elizabethtown, KY.

The funeral service will be at 10amCT/11amET, Friday, October 11, 2013 at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Rev. Mark Price. Masonic Service will be at 6pmCT/7pmET, Thursday, October 10, 2013 at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 3878 Greensburg Road, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmCT, at the funeral home.

Pallbearers: Will Glover, Donnie Graves, Charlie Harrison, Daniel Earl Johnson, Jeff Skaggs, and Justin Welch.

David Earl Johnson, Taylor Co., KY (1942-2013)

David Earl Johnson was the son of the late Earl M. Johnson and Nora Pierce Johnson Cecil. He was born Tuesday, February 10, 1942, in Texas City, Galveston County, Texas. He died, Wednesday, October 9, 2013 in Elizabethtown. Hardin County, KY, at the age of 71 years, 7 months, and 27 days.

He professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Taylors Chapel United Methodist Church.

He was a member of the Boaz Masonic Home Lodge #850 F & AM.

He united in marriage to Norma Jean McCarty February 11, 1961. She preceded him in death April 1, 2013.

He is survived by the following:
  • Two sons: Dwayne Earl Johnson and wife, Margie Sue of Somerset, KY; and Tony Johnson and special friend, Linda Welch of Greensburg, KY

  • One grandson: Daniel Earl Johnson of Somerset, KY

  • One great-grandson: Zachary Johnson

  • One half-brother and one half-sister: Phillip Leo Cecil and Sherry Lynn Brockman and husband, Doug of Campbellsville, KY

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by a grandson, Jacob Lee Johnson in December 2012 and his step-father, Leo Cecil, who raised him.

Send a condolence to the family of David Earl Johnson

The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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